April 21, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Arraignment delayed in embezzlement case

Former executive director of nonprofit due in court May 10

The arraignment hearing of the Simi Valley Community Foundation’s former executive director, who is accused of embezzling $55,000 from the nonprofit, has been delayed for the second time.  More...

Call the stork, new mountain lion born

National Park Service researchers, together with biologists from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, recently marked a 4-week-old mountain lion in the Santa Monica Mountains.  The good news is tempered by suspicion that the young fem More...

Launch party features meditation and music

Kamini Music will host a kirtan music and e-book launch party at 7 p.m. Sat., April 22 in Simi Valley. The event will feature musicians playing kirtans on Celtic harp, cello, Indian tabla drums, harmonium, guitars and saxophone. More...

Festival showcases young jazz musicians

Royal High School Band Boosters, under the direction of Lisa Pate, will host the fifth annual Jazz Madness festival from 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sun. More...

First declared challenger in 25th District emerges

Katie Hill announced her run for California’s 25th Congressional District on March 8. More...

Study: State’s economic edge slipping

The economic advantage California historically enjoys over the rest of the nation is slipping away, a new report says. More...

Youth job expo takes place this weekend

Job seekers should bring resumes

Youth ages 15 to 22 who are seeking employment or internships can attend the 30th annual Youth Employment Service (YES) Job and Career Expo from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sat., April 22 at the Boys & Girls Club of Simi Valley, 2850 Lemon Drive.  More...

Scientific exploration

BEAMING—Fourth-grader Mohit Ramesh Kumar, 9, reacts after receiving the Scientific Method Best Effort award for his balloon hovercraft project during Wood Ranch Elementary School’s scienc More...

Elks name officers for 2017-18

Simi Valley Elks Lodge No. 2492 recently elected new officers for the 2017-18 year.  The titles and officers are: Exalted Ruler, Keith Scott; Leading Knight, April Gioseffi; Loyal Knight, Salvatore Argo; secretary, Todd M. More...